Outside of 2009 Rock coach, Jamie Batley, who took over the team's coaching duties three games into the 2009 season, it is is unknown who else the team might have been considering, but it sounds as if Keenan was high on their wish list extremely early in the search.
Last week, Rock Hypershift Teal President Brad Watters confirmed with NLL Insider that hewas givenpermission to interview the Portland Lumberjax's coach and was going through the interview process with Keenan.
may include, but some suspect his former assistant coaches in both Anaheim and Portland, Jeremy Tallevi and Jeff McComb, might be viable options.
Watters told NLL Insider last week that he hoped to have a decision made by the end of the month.
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Jax's assistants were released from the franchise after the team attempted in making their lacrosse operations more efficient prior to the start of the 2009 season. Keenan, Tallevi and McComb spent a single season together with the Anaheim Storm and three straight years with the Lumberjax before the franchise went with a more western heavy coaching staff last year.
Derek Keenan will be the next Toronto coach and GM
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make things official, several sources close to both the franchise and man rumoured to be the front runner for the Rock head coaching and GM role, have confirmed with NLL Insider that Derek Keenan will in fact be both the team's new bench boss and manager, with an announcement from the teamexpected as early as this week.